Our Florida Road Trip

Our Florida Road Trip

February 2022by Sem and Luda Lederman My husband Sem Lederman was diagnosed with ALS in March of 2014. He has lost so much in the last 8 years but this horrible disease cannot take away his spirit! Team Gleason’s motto “No White Flags!” is exactly how Sem approaches...
Sunsets and Memories

Sunsets and Memories

March 2022by Lilly Ortiz My favorite part of the trip was the overall opportunity that we had to go as a family and enjoy my mom, Lourdes, while she can still walk some. Her mobility is fast becoming limited.  The first day we were able to get her on the beach was...
Surprise Adventure to Cocoa Beach, Florida

Surprise Adventure to Cocoa Beach, Florida

October 2021by Linda Maloney The trip to Cocoa Beach, Florida was wonderful! My favorite part was the ocean and the sandy beach. I could just sit there all day and watch the waves roll in and out. The surfers, as well as the many different birds, were fun to watch,...
Adventure to Jay Leno’s Garage

Adventure to Jay Leno’s Garage

November 2021by Dave Wardamasky Hello Team Gleason crew, Here is my submission of “What I Did On My Summer Vacation,” or “How the Team Gleason Crew Helped Me Fulfill a Dream.” Because of an illness that made it impossible for my partner to travel at the time, I...
Family Memories

Family Memories

November 2021by Deborah Sebesta When I was first diagnosed with ALS, I thought my life, as it had been, was over, and the only thing I had to look forward to was more debilitation and a slow death. I moved out of my house, entered a nursing home, and prepared to wait....